Hello Kitty Cafe Lands in Irvine

When you think of Sanrio’s Hello Kitty brand, the first thing that comes to mind probably isn’t a craft cocktail bar. Luckily for the adult Hello Kitty fan wanting to celebrate the Sanrio brand, there’s now a place to go. On Sept. 14, the Hello Kitty Grand Cafe opened its doors at the Irvine Spectrum Center. It’s the brand’s first permanent cafe concept, and offers both afternoon tea and a …

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Quench Your Craft Beer Thirst in Irvine

If you’re looking to enjoy a craft beer, you know your options are endless in Southern California. In Orange County alone, you can find dozens of specialty and craft breweries that offer tap and tasting rooms. But sometimes decisions are hard. So, we’re here to help! We’ve been to all the great beer spots in Irvine and can tell you without a doubt what places should be your first – …

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TRADE Food Hall Brings Eats to Irvine

TRADE Food Hall is not the typical strip mall or cafeteria you’d expect to find in the Irvine Business Complex near the airport. It’s an open-air, fast-casual restaurant scene where you can find young professionals, social media personalities, students and artists on any given day for lunch or happy hour. It’s a spot where you can get tasty food or eats that looks good for your Instagram feed. TRADE is …

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Dishes Worth the Drive to Irvine

Unbeknownst to many in Los Angeles, their southern neighbor Irvine is quickly becoming one of the best, most diverse culinary destinations in Southern California. While Los Angeles no doubt has many edible delights throughout its vast metropolis, there are some unique dishes that are not available in the City of Angels and that can only be found in Irvine. Don’t get us wrong, Irvine is not exactly a quick hop, …

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